English version

crow's nest

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
Related topics: Water
crow's nestˈcrow’s nest noun [countable] 🔊 🔊 TTWa small box at the top of a ship’s mast from which someone can watch for danger, land etc
Examples from the Corpus
crow's nestGrant climbs up the aluminium ladder into the crow's nest and surveys the horizon with binoculars.
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